Head, Africa Business
Mr Pragnesh Mishra is Head – Africa Business at Abellon. He is responsible for strategic business development and operations in Africa, with specific focus on Ghana, West Africa and other select countries in Africa. He is currently focusing on Abellon’s bioenergy initiatives in solid biofuels (Pellets), Clean Cook Stove and Pellet based application in Ghana and replicating the similar business model in ECOWAS.
He is Mechanical Engineer and MBA with professional experience of 12 plus years, he has gained extensive Project development, Operations and global exposure, especially in the emerging markets and African region. He has hands on experience for business start ups, policy understanding, legal and regulatory framework, Sales and Marketing, feasibility, business modelling, strategy, fund raising, EPC, implementation and operations in various countries.
Prior to Energy Sector, he has worked in Infrastructure, Power, SEZ, Ports, Design and Trade sectors in his previous assignment with Adani Group and National Institute of Design, India.